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Welcome to our guide for the area around N5 1BA in Islington. Below we present a selection of upcoming events, local attractions and great places to eat and shop.

The nearest underground station to N5 1BA is Highbury & Islington Tube Station which is about 14 minutes to the South West.


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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

Arsenal Tube Station
9 minutes walk
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

Canonbury Overground Station
8 minutes walk
Car Parks

Car Parks

Elia Mews Car Park
28 minutes walk

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What to do in London throughout 2019

Plan the perfect year in the capital with our pick of the best events in London 2019. From January to December, every month boasts an impressive line-up of entertainment. So take a look at our guide and be sure not to miss a thing.

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Hilton London Islington Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel † from £88† 21% off
53 Upper Street, N1 | 22 minutes from N5 1BA
The Business Design Centre next door is the obvious attraction for many of the guests at this smart, efficient Hilton Hotel, but Islington's excellent restaurants and ... More
DoubleTree by Hilton London - Islington
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel † from £84† 23% off
60 Pentonville Road, N1 | 29 minutes from N5 1BA
The DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel London - Islington underwent a major refurbishment in 2014, transforming the rooms and suites into a stylish accommodation option. The newly ... More
Thistle City Barbican Hotel
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel † from £58† 38% off
Central Street, EC1V | 34 minutes from N5 1BA
Near to the City, and convenient for the The Barbican arts centre and Moorfields Eye Hospital, this hotel is modern, clean and functional. Equipped with its ... More
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The Garage
London > Entertainment > Live Music
20-22 Highbury Corner, N5 | 9 minutes from N5 1BA
This gritty music venue in Islington is everything a music venue should be, with a low ceiling, great sound system, about six inches separating the band ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Hen & Chickens Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
109 St Paul's Road, N1 | 9 minutes from N5 1BA
A wonderful night out on London's thriving fringe scene can be had at the Hen and Chickens Theatre, which sits above the cosy, candlelit†pub that shares ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Thousand Island
London > Entertainment > Live Music
20-22 Highbury Corner, N5 | 9 minutes from N5 1BA
Thousand Island is a self-contained music venue and late night club where Upstairs at The Garage used to be, right next ... More
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Sights and Attractions near N5 1BA

The best museums, galleries, attractions near N5 1BA
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Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
39a Canonbury Square, N1 | 12 minutes from N5 1BA
You'll find a spectacular collection of paintings and sculpture by 20th century Italian artists at the Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art, with a core of ... More
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Shakespeare Walk Adventure Playground
London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
69 Shakespeare Walk, N16 | 16 minutes from N5 1BA
A free to use, open access playground in Stoke Newington, Shakespeare Walk Adventure Playground gives children aged 6 to 15 access to indoor and outdoor activities ... More
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West Reservoir Centre
London > Attractions > Activities
Stoke Newington West Reservoir, Green Lanes, N4 | 17 minutes from N5 1BA
The purpose-built environmental education and watersports centre is a wonderfully tranquil place on the edge of the city. Based at a decommissioned reservoir in Stoke Newington, ... More
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Shopping near N5 1BA

The best shops and markets near N5 1BA
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Meek & Wild Fishmongers
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
13 Highbury Park, N5 | 2 minutes from N5 1BA
The Highbury Barn shopping parade in north London is a foodie hot spot with La Fromagerie, a good butcher, and Meek and Wild, a top-quality fishmonger ... More
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La Fromagerie
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
30 Highbury Park, N5 | 2 minutes from N5 1BA
Consistently recognised and awarded for being a very special place to indulge your cheese addiction, La Fromagerie is one of the best cheese shops in London ... More
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Ooh-La-La!
London > Shopping >
147 Holloway Road, N7 | 9 minutes from N5 1BA
Second-hand... More
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Iznik
London > Restaurants > Turkish restaurants
19 Highbury Park, Highbury, N5 | 2 minutes from N5 1BA
This first-rate Turkish restaurant is brilliantly well-run - the elegant dining room, affable efficient service and imaculate presentation all add to the enjoyment of a meal ... More
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StringRay
London > Restaurants > Modern European restaurants
36 Highbury Park, N5 | 2 minutes from N5 1BA
Traditional 14" thin crust pizzas and an a la carte menu. Daily gourmet specials like the choice of freshly cooked fish or seafood, variety of meat and ... More
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The Highbury Barn
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
26 Highbury Park, N5 | 5 minutes from N5 1BA
The Highbury Barn is an iconic London pub presenting wonderful homemade British classics made with fresh, award-winning produce. A traditional neighbourhood pub, the menu reveals signature dishes ... More
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Education near N5 1BA

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Jenius Social
London > Education > Cookery Courses
Unit 8 The Islington Studios, 6 Hornsey Road, N7 | 11 minutes from N5 1BA
Islington cafe-cum-deli Jenius Social isn't just a place to enjoy fine food and carefully sourced balsamic vinegar, artisan chocolates and cured meats. It's also a ... More
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Connexions Careers Centre
London > Education > Career Services
27B Dalston Lane, E8 | 23 minutes from N5 1BA
Connexions is a countrywide information and advisory service for 13-19 year olds and people with special learning needs or disabilities under 25. They offer an array ... More
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Ecole de Mime Corporel Dramatique
London > Education > Evening Classes
Unit 207, Belgravia Workshop, 157-163 Marlborough Road, N19 | 26 minutes from N5 1BA
Only the French could come up with an art form so bizarrely fascinating. Mime is as relaxing as Tai Chi, as healthy as yoga, and as ... More
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N5 1BA gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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Newington Green
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Newington Green, N1 | 12 minutes from N5 1BA
Marking the border between Islington and Hackney, Newington Green is an area in north London named after the small green ... More
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Clissold Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Greenway Close, N4 | 16 minutes from N5 1BA
A pretty, local park, Clissold is more than worth a visit if you're in the north London area. Free from the crowds that often seep into ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Rowans Tenpin Bowl
London > Leisure > Games
10 Stroud Green Road, N4 | 18 minutes from N5 1BA
If you fancy showing off your Ten-Pin Bowling skills, slip on those special shoes and slide on down to Rowans Bowl in the heart of Finsbury ... More
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Pubs near N5 1BA

The best pubs near London N5 1BA.
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The Alma
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
59 Newington Green Road, N1 | 11 minutes from N5 1BA
Movie themed pub in Islington offering Popcorn, Craft Beer (Bottled and Draft), fine wine, a very long list of Bourbon whiskeys, Thai Grill, Pop up Sunday ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Duchess of Kent
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
441 Liverpool Road, N7 | 12 minutes from N5 1BA
A well-stocked games cupboard, good gastropub food, a couple of open fires for warming up on chilly evenings, a number of outdoor benches for chilling out ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Marquess Tavern
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
32 Canonbury Street, Islington, N1 | 13 minutes from N5 1BA
The Marquess Tavern opened May 2006 and has subsequently won a number of awards including Time Out Gastropub of the Year the very year it opened. ... More
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Nightlife near N5 1BA

N5 1BA clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
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Pisco Embassy
London > Nightlife > Bars
176 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 15 minutes from N5 1BA
The 12 cocktails on the menu at Pisco Embassy all offer a twist on classics like the pisco sour. Drinks are expertly served by head bartender ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Hoxley & Porter
London > Nightlife > Bars
153 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 17 minutes from N5 1BA
Let the train take you on an exotic night out without actually leaving Islington as you enter Hoxley & Porter, a bar and restaurant which has ... More
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Simmons Angel
London > Nightlife > Bars
43 Essex Road, N1 | 20 minutes from N5 1BA
Specialising in l ate night cocktails, long happy hours and disco dancing, Simmons bars have been popping up all over town ... More
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Meeting venue hire near N5 1BA

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near N5 1BA.
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Union Chapel
London > Business > Venue Hire
The Vestry, Union Chapel, Compton Avenue, N1 | 12 minutes from N5 1BA
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Little Angel Theatre
London > Business > Venue Hire
14 Dagmar Passage off Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 18 minutes from N5 1BA
A teeny, tiny and wonderful puppet theatre located in a hidden side road backing onto a green church yard ideal for spontaneous picnics with goodies from ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Business Design Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
52 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 23 minutes from N5 1BA
Exhibitors love this venue and it's easy to see why. The Business Design Centre in Islington is in a great location just one mile from The ... More
 
 

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Endless Boogie
Concerts | On 19th May 2019 

The Garage 9 minutes walk from N5 1ba

A slice of early 1970s New York from the retro four-piece with a combined age of at least 169....More

Harriet Braine: Preview
Comedy | On 19th May 2019 

Hen & Chickens Theatre 9 minutes walk from N5 1ba

The comedian shares brand new material....More

Who's Afraid Of Drawing'
Exhibitions | Until 23rd June 2019 

Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art 12 minutes walk from N5 1ba

Milan's Ramo Collection brings together outstanding works from some of the most important movements in 20th-century Italian art, including images ...More

Amos Lee
Concerts | Until 19th May 2019 

Union Chapel 12 minutes walk from N5 1ba

The singer-songwriter from Philadelphia performs folk-rock and soul....More

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Summer Safari
Foodie Events | From 4th June 

Mr Fogg's Society of Exploration

Take a trip to Africa via Covent Garden this summer with the Summer Safari at Mr Fogg's Society of Exploration. Just as the weather starts to, hopefully, get a little warmer, the theatrical cocktail bar ...More

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Cate Blanchett comes to the National Theatre in 2019, the Spice Girls reunite and Christian Dior is the Designer of Dreams at the V&A. New musicals are dedicated to Dolly Parton, Pirates and Mary Poppins, ...More

Feria De Londres
Feria De Londres
Kids Events | From 24th May 

Bernie Spain Gardens

Bringing a taste of Andalusian carnival spirit to London, Spanish festival Feria De Londres returns ...More

 
NT's
NT's
Drinking 

A buzzing late night bar with a rooftop terrace, NT's is found within Netil House ...More

 
Ham
Ham
Dining 

Brunch favourites at West Hampstead restaurant Ham - which means 'home' in Old English - ...More

 
Peckham Levels Open Studio Weekend
Peckham Levels Open Studio Weekend
Exhibitions | From 31st May 

Peckham Levels

Peckham Levels is inviting the public into its ...More

 
Citypoint
Business 

Citypoint, located next to the Barbican and standing 36 stories and 122 metres high, is one of the tallest in the City....More

A Midsummer Night's Dream
A Midsummer Night's Dream
Theatre | From 28th June 

Open Air Theatre, Regent's Park

Get fully immersed in Shakespeare's mythical forest this summer with A Midsummer Night's Dream at ...More

 
Victoria: A Royal Childhood
Victoria: A Royal Childhood
Exhibitions 

Kensington Palace State Apartments

Running concurrently with Victoria: Woman and Crown, Victoria: ...More

 
Victoria: Woman and Crown
Victoria: Woman and Crown
Exhibitions 

Kensington Palace State Apartments

A major new exhibition at Kensington Palace, Victoria: Woman and Crown delves into the Queen's ...More

 
Baba G's
Baba G's
Dining 

Baba G's is the first permanent restaurant from the veteran Indian street food traders and ...More

 
The Royal Exchange
The Royal Exchange
Shopping 

The Royal Exchange, a high-end shopping arcade in the City that originally launched in 1568 ...More

 
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Best Rooftop Restaurants in London
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With the arrival of more skyscrapers comes the ...More

 
The Wolf of Wall Street: The Immersive Experience
The Wolf of Wall Street: The Immersive Experience
Theatre | From 5th September 

Secret Location

For anyone who watched Martin Scorsese's The Wolf ...More

 
Prom 63: Yuja Wang Plays Rachmaninov
Prom 63: Yuja Wang Plays Rachmaninov
Concerts | On 5th September 

Royal Albert Hall

The "technically brilliant and entertaining" (The Economist) 32-year-old ...More

 
Prom 26: Mozart's Requiem
Prom 26: Mozart's Requiem
Concerts | On 7th August 

Royal Albert Hall

Nathalie Stutzmann conducts the BBC National Orchestra and Chorus of Wales, with soprano Fatma Said, ...More

 
Proms at... Cadogan Hall 4: Aris Quartet
Proms at... Cadogan Hall 4: Aris Quartet
Concerts | On 12th August 

Cadogan Hall

Aris Quartet performs Schubert's String Quarter No 1, ...More

 
Best Rooftop Bars in London
Best Rooftop Bars in London
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Sundown over the city skyline is best enjoyed ...More

 
Farina Pizzeria Napoletana
Farina Pizzeria Napoletana
Dining 

Billed as one of London's most authentic Neapolitan ...More

 
Easter Bottomless Brunch in London
Easter Bottomless Brunch in London
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With four glorious days off work, the ...More

 
 
 
 
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